The main attributes of the selected high school equivalency tests are:
Provided by the GED Testing Service (GEDTS®)
The 2014 GED test is offered in a computer-based format, although paper-based versions of the 2002 GED test are currently available for test takers requiring accommodations, and those at correctional facilities participating in the Transitional Waiver Program. More information about the GED may be found at the GEDTS Web site.
High School Equivalency Test (HiSET®)
Provided by the Educational Testing Service (ETS)
The HiSET will be offered in computer-based and paper-based formats. Information about this test is available on the HiSET Web site .
Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC™)
Provided by CTB/McGraw–Hill
The TASC will be offered in computer-based and paper-based formats. See the TASC Web site for more information.
2014 California High School Equivalency Post Conference Update
Please take a moment to complete the post conference electronic survey.
- California Department of Education - High School Equivalency Office (PDF)
- California Department of Education - Adult Education Office (PDF)
- Vendor presentations (Coming soon)